Stewart Island Place Names ……
Poti Wetaai ….. “Insect Corner”
Port Honduras …… Named for the sealer “Honduras Packet” (Captn Owen Bunker) which anchored here in 1804. Owen Folger Smith (sealing master) mad an early sketch plan of his journeys along the east coast
Port Adventure …… After a later sealer … sad that this name supersedes the more historic “Port Honduras”
Sails Ashore now produces 100 % of our electrical needs, and have cut our non renewable heating fuel usage to around 20% of pre solar.
Kowhai Lane is "Grid Tied" and exports excess electricity to the local grid.
Both have significantly reduced our carbon footprint
We are Fully Vaccinated